The local school as a catalyst for the community

Ryan Jackson is the new principal of Mt. Pleasant High in Mt. Pleasant, TN. Prior to this he served as an AP at Maplewood HS. Jackson’s tenure in education has sent him as far as China to exchange leadership philosophies as part of Vanderbilt University and Metro Nashville Public Schools’ Principal Leaders Academy of Nashville. In our first podcast we dug into his Competitive Teaching Model and his identity as the UnderdogsAdvocate.

Ryan has been my guest on Episode 003 and 050. He is my first three-peat guest!


Ryan Jackson Show Highlights:
  • How fitness helped him segway to a new iteration of life
  • The genesis story of #FitLeaders
  • Document vs Create
  • Demolishing Fitness Objection #1 - Not enough time
  • Demolishing Fitness Objection #2 - Where to Start
  • How to make the local school  a catalyst for an entire community
  • Building Genuine Partnerships between school and cities
  • Ryan’s Vision for a Pre-K through HS STEAM campus
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